HokkAsia - Chef Residency Program - Setsu Niseko

A selection of Malaysian fare on offer in early March at méli mélo -Yuki No Koe

Guest Chef Residency - hokkAsia !

Take part in the gastronomic happening at Setsu Niseko's "méli mélo -Yuki No Koe" this spring!

"HokkAsia" is a dynamic and innovative culinary hub that ignites chefs' creativity through the seamless blending of the rich cultures of Hokkaido and other destinations in Asia. This unique space fosters collaboration, resulting in a fusion of flavors and dining experiences that captivate the senses.

Read on below for dates, menu offerings and reservation details! This will be hot so reserve your spot early to avoid disappointment!

Four Hands 8-Course Set Dinner Menu: March 1st & 2nd 2024

Indulge in an exquisite evening of culinary delights as two master chefs collaborate to craft an extraordinary dinner menu that goes beyond the ordinary. For only two nights, savor the best of Japanese and French cuisine with standout dishes such as Chef Kawano's renowned Duck Noodle Soup and Tokachi-Waka Ushi Wagyu, a delightful pastry pie featuring beef and Hokkaido vegetables. The fourth course, Ishinagi, showcases a unique fusion of culinary styles, with Chef Kawano expertly preparing the seabass and Chef Hiro crafting the accompanying sauce. Treat yourself to this exclusive gastronomic experience.

Dinner Seating: 17:00, 18:00 or 19:00
Price: 8 Course Dinner Menu French Fusion ¥30,000 (service and tax included)

Menu: Here

Reservations required. Limited seating available each evening so please secure your reservation early.    

Singapore Week: Feb 24th - Mar 2nd 2024

From February 24th to March 2nd, indulge in a delightful week-long culinary experience featuring an exclusively crafted a la carte menu. Indulge in unique Hokkaido interpretations of Singaporean classics, including Hainanese Chicken Rice, Bak Kut Teh Pork Noodle Soup, Chili Crab, Grilled Chicken with Coconut Curry Sauce, and Butter Pineapple Cake. Savour the flavour of the Lion City in the environs of Hokkaido.

Menu: Here

Reservations recommended.

*Chef Kawano will only be cooking on the 1st and 2nd of March.

Six Hands 9-Course Set Dinner: Mar 7th & 8th 2024

Three master chefs unite to curate an extraordinary omakase menu. A unique fusion of Malaysian cuisine with the winter flavors of Hokkaido boasts highlights such as an amuse-bouche spotlighting decadent Hokkaido oysters, the intense notes of sea urchin, and winter hot spring tomatoes nurtured with geothermal heat. Additionally, savor a sublime rendition of traditional Chawanmushi featuring hairy crab and crab roe. The main courses, featuring locally sourced Venison, Monkfish, and Wagyu Beef before concluding the culinary journey with a contemporary twist on Malaysian Claypot Chicken Rice. Treat yourself to this unparalleled gastronomic adventure!

Dinner Seatings: 17:00, 18:00 or 19:00
Price: 9 Course Dinner Menu - Fusion Cuisine with Hokkaido Flavours ¥30,000 (service and tax included)
Reservations required

Menu: Here

Malaysia Week: Mar 3rd - 10th 2024

The second installment of our hokkAsia series celebrates the culinary inspirations of Malaysia with Chef Lee and Chef Soh, esteemed chefs and owners of the renowned 'Eat and Cook' restaurant in Kuala Lumpur, currently ranked #79 in Asia’s Best Restaurants.

From the 3rd to the 10th of March, patrons can relish in a unique a la carte menu that draws from the vibrant spices of Malaysian street food intertwined with the distinct flavors of Hokkaido. A culinary delight not to be missed is meli melo's innovative take on Laksa, Malaysia's iconic spicy seafood noodle soup, and the Hokkaido French Toast featuring delectable coconut Kaya Jam. Other menu highlights encompass Malaysian Seafood Curry, Bak Kut The Black Soup, and Spicy Tom Yam Fish.

*Chef Lee and Chef Soh will only be cooking on the 7th and 8th of March.

Reservations required.

Menu: Here

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